Recently, the Manga Translation Battle has been gaining attention as a gateway to success for aspiring translators. In this interview series, we’ll talk with previous winners of the contest about their past and what lies ahead for them as manga translators.
One angel, and one demon? Starting Aug. 28, two high-quality figures from the Wonderful Hobby Selection Series, “Colossal Titan Takayuki Takeya Ver.” and “Yamato Kai: Heavy Armament Ver.” are now available for pre-order.
This year’s Tokyo Game Show will be held from Sept. 18-21 (open to the general public on the 20 and 21).
Collaborative yatsuhashi between virtual singer Hatsune Miku and Shogoin Yatsuhashi Honten, a long-running yatsuhashi company established in 1689, will be sold at the event Hatsune Miku Magical Mirai 2014 in Osaka to be held on Aug. 30 at Intex Osaka.
Salmon, shrimp, and tuna. These delicious-looking socks designed after sushi are trending!
An interview with Keishi Otomo, the director behind the live-action Rurouni Kenshin film series.
America, France, Italy, Brazil. We met anime and manga fans from around the world!
Cosplay from new anime dominated the scene! We focus on everything cute and sexy we found at this summer’s Comic Market!
Even Ash is surprised! It’s a huge outbreak of Pikachus! Yokohama is dyed yellow!
Let’s take a look at the cosplayers and content that caught our attention at this summer’s Comic Market!
KanColle running popular! The otaku’s poem of summer scenery, one of the largest otaku events in the world - Comic Market 86 has started!
RWBY is an American anime that follows the lives of ultra powerful teenagers training to be the next generation of peacekeepers, or hunters and huntresses.
Introducing an original anime by the wonderful staff who worked on Evangelion, Steins;Gate, and Fire Emblem: Awakening!
Florea Flavia, a Romanian makeup artist who previously went viral for her Female Titan makeup cosplay, is at it again with Colossal Titan makeup!
On Aug. 1, new information was announced regarding the Digimon Adventure 15th Anniversary Project which is taking place to celebrate the 15th anniversary since the TV anime Digimon Adventure began airing in 1999.
A life-size version of the popular character Danboard from the huge hit manga Yotsuba&! appears in Akihabara! We bring to you a photo report of Danboard’s slightly shocking cuteness!
“Hatsune Miku is awesome!” - Noritaka Tatehana
Takeru Satoh, who plays Kenshin Himura in the live-action Rurouni Kenshin films, sat for an interview with Tokyo Otaku Mode!
We report on the most interesting company booths from the massive event Wonder Festival 2014 Summer!
Jun. 15, 2014 20:0028
We checked out the School Swimsuit Cafe, a place that features female waitresses who serve you in one-piece swimsuits. We were overwhelmed by their bare legs and bikini lines!
Jun. 15, 2014 07:002
The dark fantasy Akame ga Kill! which is currently serializing in the monthly magazine Gangan Joker (Square Enix) is becoming an anime.
Jun. 15, 2014 04:1223
Just what anime character do fans most want as their dad?
Jun. 15, 2014 01:002
The popular soccer manga Fantasista Stella currently serializing in the manga magazine Shonen Sunday (Shogakukan) is becoming an anime.
Jun. 14, 2014 13:0014
To commemorate the release of his latest book, we sat down with Hiroyuki Asada, the man behind such popular series as I’ll and Tegami Bachi, and asked him about his life as a manga artist.
Jun. 14, 2014 07:0010
The new original TV anime Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen that was announced on March 22 on the Warner Home Video stage during Anime Japan 2014 is finally taking shape.
Jun. 14, 2014 02:154
The broadcast start date has been revealed for the TV anime Hanayamata, the manga to which is currently serialized in Manga Time Kirara Forward (Houbunsha).
Jun. 13, 2014 16:000
Every year, Sanrio holds its original character popularity poll, the Sanrio Character Ranking, and this year as well many characters have entered. This time we’ll be introducing one such character named KIRIMIchan.
Jun. 13, 2014 13:000
The talked-about TV anime Bakumatsu Rock, which is based on a popular game, will begin this July.
Jun. 13, 2014 04:209
A collaboration between Tokyo Otaku Mode and Hatsune Miku has been realized! Versions of Miku drawn by young and popular illustrators in Japan are taking over TOM!